10 Best Airbnb Castles In Germany (2021) - Updated 2023


Germany is located in the heart of Europe. It is known for its stunning landscapes and grandiose architecture that has stood the test of time. When you visit Germany, you will be delighted with its diversity. From city skyscrapers to medieval countryside surrounded by the Alps, there is something for everyone in this country. You can go for long hikes in its lush forests, explore the cities and towns on bikes, ski the mountain slopes, or soak up the local history and art at one too many museums. With its rich heritage and culture, you will never fall short of things to do here. If you are looking for an experiential stay in the country, check this list of the best Airbnb castles in Germany (2021).

1. Schloss Bamenohl, Finnentrop (from USD 97)

Nothing speaks of luxury vacation like staying in a 700-year-old castle. This one-bedroom apartment in Haus Bamenohl is perfect for a solo traveller looking to spend some time in nature or a couple who wants to spend a romantic, fairytale-like weekend in the company of their partner. There are plenty of outdoor things to do nearby, such as cycling, hiking, golfing, and more.

The apartment comes with a kitchen for whipping up decent meals, as well as a ping-pong table, HDTV and WiFi for your entertainment. From the comfort of your room, you can enjoy views of the English garden with trees that are more than 100 years old.

Schloss Bamenohl - the Sauerland Castle Experience
Finnentrop, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
145 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
amazing castle to stay in that is kept very nice and clean
the rooms are spacious and clean and include all the facilities a comfortible stay requires
nice big rooms and very pleasent hosts
a beautiful castle very friendly host very restful place
he was very kind and even gave us a wonderful tour of the castle
absolutely loved the place and the hosts father
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2. Apartment Fontane at Schloss Lanke Castle, Wandlitz (from USD 143)

Just 40 minutes north of Berlin, Schloss Lanke Castle is situated amid a lush forest. It offers guests an elegantly furnished apartment in its attic. You can sleep amid peaceful nature and still have quick access to good restaurants.

The apartment sleeps a maximum of two guests in its single bedroom that comes with an attached bathroom. Guests also get a small kitchenette, as well as on-site parking for their vehicle. Feel free to walk around the castle park or lounge on the deck chairs.

Apartment "Fontane" at Schloss Lanke castle
Wandlitz, Brandenburg, Germany
54 reviews  Wifi Available
Castle 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment has plenty of space and the surroundings are just fantastic
we had a comfortable stay
the room is very clean it has clean linens and towels for free
the place was clean and comfortable
the apartment was clean nicely designed and we had everything that we needed
everything is kept extremely clean
the building is elegant the apartments are clean well equipped and stylefully furnished
thank you for hosting us
andra was a wonderful host with a spectacular home
andra was an excellent host who was helpful whenever we needed it
the apartment was tip-top and andra was the perfect host
andra is very friendly and available to answer your queries her indications were very clear and precise
amazing location space and surrounding areas
the castle is beautiful with a great location so close to the lake
it is a wonderful place to spend a few peaceful days
the perfect place if you want a weekend away from berlin without driving far
we recommend her place
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3. Thousand Room at Arenfels Castle, Bad Hönningen (from USD 185)

Located in the heart of vineyards, Schloss Arenfels is at least 800 years old. It is a landmark property in Bad Hönningen, surrounded by the River Rhine and forests on all sides. It can sleep up to five guests in its single bedroom that comes with a king-size bed, one single bed and two floor mattresses.

It also has WiFi and a dedicated workspace, meaning anyone on a deadline or who wants to get some work out of the way should have no problem doing so. The village centre is a 15-minute walk away from the property, while the city of Bonn is a 30-minute drive away.

Tausentaler-Zimmer auf Schloss Arenfels
Bad Hönningen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
57 reviews  Wifi Available
Castle 2 Beds 5 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast was amazing especially with the view of the rhine river from our table in the courtyard
amazing place to stay the room was so clean and the host was so welcoming
our hosts were very good at what they do and were extremely nice
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4. The Orangerie in Castle Hexenagger, Altmannstein

Couples who want to spend some quality time away from the city’s hustle and bustle, book the Orangerie. Located within Castle Hexenagger, the guests get to sleep under a billion stars in the old glasshouse. Perfect for two guests, it comes with one bedroom, a small living area, a full kitchen, and WiFi. There’s also a private terrace, where you can relax and soak up some sunshine. Guests have access to the stunning Renaissance Garden, perfect for leisurely strolls.

Romantic Orangery from Castle Hexenagger
Altmannstein, Bayern, Germany
63 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

5. Forest castle with a lake view, Wendisch Rietz (from USD 313)

If you are travelling with a group of friends or a large family, this Airbnb castle will give you a perfect place to create unforgettable memories. Located in the Great Glubig Lake region, the property can house up to ten guests in its three bedrooms, two of which give you a direct view of the lake.

Guests get an entire floor for private time with their loved ones. There’s a playground where kids can play, while adults can swim some leisurely laps in the swimming pool or relax in the sauna. Other amenities that guests have access to include an outdoor kitchen, a gazebo by the koi pond, and a billiard room.

Seeblick eins im Waldschlößchen
Wendisch Rietz, Brandenburg, Germany
66 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 6 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 10

6. Two-bedroom house by the moated castle, Unsleben (from USD 87)

A medieval castle ideal for up to three guests is everything you need for a peaceful holiday. It comes with two bedrooms, a well-stocked kitchen, and a living room with a fireplace, perfect for curling up beside on a chilly evening. Indulge in some indoor games or spend some time exploring the natural landscape surrounding the castle. Pets are welcome here, and there’s plenty of space in the garden for them to run around or laze in the grass.

Manor by the moated castle
Unsleben, Bavaria, Germany
144 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 2 Beds 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air bnb itself is spacious and comfortable
inside the space is cozy and well-equipped with everything you need including a charming fireplace
the apartment was very comfortable and attractively furnished in a simple style that befitted the old structure
the kitchen and living area are nice we did not get a chance to enjoy it
flat rather large clean and with all modern conveniences
the house is spacious clean with many comforts
our host was very helpful and friendly
the host is very friendly and is there for you when needed
nice and lovely host with humour and patience
host was super accommodating and communication was great
host very friendly and full of good advice on what to visit in the area
we have found the perfect location for our 1st wedding anniversary
we took a walk around the village and admired the old buildings and beautiful scenery
we stayed at this beautiful place which was a little oasis in the middle of nowhere
we had an excellent stay at viktoria's place
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7. Falcon Nest, Unsleben (from USD 76)

Falcon Nest is a property that has been carefully designed to give you a relaxing vacation in a stunning castle. Its bedroom is at least 200-years-old, and come with windows that give you sprawling views of the nature surrounding the castle. There’s also a small kitchen, where you can cook your meals. Curl up with a book by the warm fireplace or take a stroll in the castle gardens.

Falkennest - ein Platz für Dich und mich
Unsleben, Bavaria, Germany
96 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
beautiful castle in a beautiful setting good local cuisine and a very efficient and friendly host
history peacefulness the location and a beautifully decorated castle tower
this place was well worth the value
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8. Südturm, Dörzbach (from USD 61)

Find the perfect balance between history and modernity in Südturm, a stunning tower located in the Hohenlohe region. It comes with one bedroom and a living area with a sofa bed, so the property can host up to three people. It also has a well-stocked kitchen for self-catering, as well as TV and WiFi for entertainment. There’s a private patio, where you can enjoy your morning coffee while soaking up some rays.

Dörzbach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
48 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Castle 2 Beds 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

9. Höllrich Castle, Karsbach (from USD 101)

There is nothing like staying in a rustic castle. Höllrich Castle was built in 1565 and has been recently restored to give you the best of old-world charm and modern comfort. The guests stay in a well-equipped apartment that can sleep up to two guests in its single bedroom. You can also use the kitchen and the dining table to enjoy warm meals with your loved ones.

Wohnen auf Schloss Höllrich
Karsbach, Bayern, Germany
126 reviews  Wifi Available
Castle 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
delicious coffee comfy bed and an overall memorable stay - we will definitely come back
the rooms were nicely furnished and we were very comfortable during our stay
unforgettable beautiful sunshine in the castle garden very comfortable
hans was a great host
the hosts are very welcoming and gladly share their friendship it was a pleasure to stay
hans is a perfect host
hans is responsive and welcoming so checking in was a breeze
hans is an very nice and thoughtful host
the location is amazing and the experience it offers is one of a kind
come with an open mind to enjoy the history and the character of this amazing place
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10. Castle Alt Eberstein, Baden-Baden (from USD 169)

Located on top of a mountain, Castle Alt Eberstein is a 1000-year-old and an ideal place to break away from the city madness to spend some quality time in the company of your loved ones. The apartment can sleep up to 10 guests in its two bedrooms.

It has been tastefully decorated to give you a taste of the medieval charm and the comfort of a luxurious property. Amenities include free parking, WiFi, a full kitchen, TV and a washing machine, making it ideal for long-term stays.

The over 1000 year old Castle Alt Eberstein
Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
150 reviews  Wifi Available
Castle 4 Beds 10 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the wifi and heat were excellent
amazing views of sunrise and surrounding valleys all from a warm cozy living space
the living space had all the amenities you’d need and is very comfortable
the environment is great the view from your rooms is spectacular
amazing spot views to die for airy spatial apartment generous hosting good value
staff at the restaurant downstairs are friendly and the food is good
frankie is a wonderful and friendly host and provided us with an easy check-in and check-out process
mikey is a very friendly host takes care of you having a good stay
how often do you get to stay in a castle? the host was most gracious and obliging
frank was kind spoke wonderful english and was great at communicating
great location and superb atmosphere
the castle is ideally situated for walking in the black forest
cute village a short 5 minute walk down the driveway including restaurants and bakery cafes
great location next to an historic castle and close to many great things the black forest has to offer
)i highly recommend this location thank you
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Spend the night in a castle

There is nothing more rewarding than spending time with your loved ones in a country that has something for everyone. For an unforgettable vacation, check into one of the above listed Airbnb castles in Germany. Nestled in beautiful landscapes, each Airbnb is equipped with modern comforts.

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